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Tahoe Keys Marina In Hot Water After Plowing Over State Land For Parking Lot

Victoria Ortiz with the California Tahoe Conservancy that owns the land says the marina went ahead with its plans without a permit and against their word, even knocking down the fence around it.

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CAMP PENDLETON, CA - MAY 16:  The Las Pulgas Fire lights the night on May 16, 2014 at Camp Pendleton, California. The fire is one of three large wildfires on Camp Pendleton that have scorched more than 22,000 acres. Firefighters have been battling 11 wildfires in San Diego County this week, including the fires on the Marine base.   (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

AP Exclusive: Wildfire Citations Applied Unevenly

Gary Bennett spent much of the last three decades preparing his property in Napa County for the day when a wildfire would sweep over the hill, including clearing brush and grass around his three-bedroom home in a scenic canyon 85 miles north of San Francisco.

07/19/2014

CBS13

Temperatures Cooler But Muggy On Tuesday

Sacramento residents woke up Tuesday morning to muggy air. That’s the monsoonal moisture moving through the area, which is unusual this time of year. It’s expected to continue for the next couple of days.

07/15/2014

CBS13

Valley Temperatures 4-8 Degrees Hotter Than Monday, Cooling Off Tomorrow

Clouds acted like a blanket overnight, keeping some locations above 80 degrees. It’s made for a dramatic sunrise.

07/08/2014

CBS13

Temperatures Back To Seasonal Norm After Monday’s Scorcher

Temperatures are dipping back down to normal after the scorcher we had Monday. Foothills temperatures lingered down in the 70s in the overnight hours.

07/01/2014

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I-80 Pot Bust At Truckee; 1 Arrest, $100K In Drugs

Police in California say they arrested a New York man and seized 38 pounds of marijuana worth an estimated street value of more than $100,000 during a drug bust north of Lake Tahoe on Interstate 80 near Truckee.

06/29/2014

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New Tahoe Fireworks Sponsor Eases Calif. Oversight

Tourism officials at Lake Tahoe say that obtaining Nevada-based sponsorship for their annual Fourth of July and Labor Day fireworks shows will help free them from California regulators after settling a lawsuit over pollution.

06/29/2014

US writer, journalist and lecturer Mark Twain (1835 - 1910), pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne Clemens.   (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Racism Claim Dooms Bid To Honor Mark Twain At Lake Tahoe

A state panel has effectively killed a bid to name a Lake Tahoe cove for Mark Twain, citing opposition from a tribe that says he held racist views on Native Americans.

05/18/2014

Boy rescue

9-Year-Old Boy Walks 9 Miles To Save Father After Tahoe Snowmobile Accident

Over the weekend, Bode Beirdneau and his dad John Taylor were snowmobiling near Lake Tahoe when Taylor’s snowmobile tipped and trapped him under it.

04/09/2014

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Scientists: Lake Tahoe Clarity Slipped Last Year

The clarity of Lake Tahoe worsened a bit last year, but scientists say in the big picture it’s still positive news about a decade-long trend of stabilization in the azure mountain waters.

03/13/2014

(credit: Heavenly Mountain Resort)

Forest Service Management Plan At Lake Tahoe Could Spark ‘Development Race’

LAKE TAHOE (CBS13) – Heavenly Mountain Resort is protesting the U.S. Forest Service’s management plan for Lake Tahoe. The Tahoe Daily Tribune says the resort claims a plan to restrict future ski resort development to […]

02/17/2014

Emerald Bay at Lake Tahoe (credit: parks.ca.gov)

Suit: Lake Tahoe Fireworks Violate Clean Water Act

A federal lawsuit accusing the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority of polluting the alpine lake with debris from Fourth of July and Labor Day fireworks says the tourism agency and its contractor should be subject to up to $75 million in fines.

01/12/2014

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